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volitionnoun [U]

 us   /vəˈlɪʃ·ən, voʊ-/ fml
the ​power to make ​your own ​decisions: It was ​announced that he ​resigned of his own volition (= because he ​chose to), but I ​believe he was ​forced out.
(Definition of volition from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “volition”
in Chinese (Simplified) 决断能力, 意志力…
in Turkish istem, irade, kendiliğinden…
in Russian воля…
in Chinese (Traditional) 決斷能力, 意志力…
in Polish wola…
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